California Drought: San Francisco Bay Area Exits Dismal 2020-2021 Rain SeasonUnlike a typical calendar year, the water year for California begins on Oct. 1 and the most recent season the drought-stricken region is leaving behind was one of the driest on record.
State Water Officials Issue Dire Warning; 'Climate Changes Are Coming Fast And Furious'State water officials have issued a dire warning as vital Northern California reservoirs like Lake Mendocino and the Lexington Reservoir dip to historic low levels amid worsening drought conditions.
Firefighters Rescue Three After Vehicle Tumbles Down 125 Feet Down Highway 17 EmbankmentThree injured crash victims were rescued Sunday night after a vehicle tumbled 125 feet down an embankment on Highway 17 north of the Lexington Reservoir, authorities said.
Water Levels in South Bay Reservoirs Well Below AverageWith the snowpack statewide at just 72 percent of historic average, experts say it is not time to panic.
Child Rescued From Lexington Reservoir After Falling Off Rope SwingFire crews rescued a child who got hurt falling off a rope swing into Lexington Reservoir shortly before noon Tuesday, according to officials with the Santa Clara County Fire Department.
Rainstorms Give California Reservoirs A Much Needed BoostA new report card shows an impressive boost to the Bay Area water supply.
Santa Cruz Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Following Fatal Highway 17 Big Rig Crash25-year-old Daniel McGuire was killed in the crash on July 10, when a big rig driver lost control of his vehicle while traveling northbound on Highway 17 near Lexington Reservoir.
Los Gatos Creek Drying Up After Water District Cuts Off Flow, Leaving Wildlife The impact of California’s drought is readily apparent in Bay Area creeks, and the picture isn’t very pretty for the wildlife depending on them.
Los Gatos Creek Going Dry Amid California's Record Drought On Tuesday, the water supply to the creek was cut by about 60 percent as South Bay water officials try to conserve what little water they have to work with.
Extreme Drought Conditions Force Santa Clara County Water Officials To Let Los Gatos Creek Go DryWater officials said they need to reduce flows from Lexington Reservoir to Los Gatos Creek by more than half, so there’s enough water to keep at least some the creek wet until the winter.
2 Brothers Drown When Canoe Capsizes In Lexington ReservoirTwo brothers drowned and their sister and brother survived after the siblings’ canoe capsized in the Lexington Reservoir near Los Gatos on Sunday, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office.
2 People Drown Near Los Gatos When Canoe Capsizes In ReservoirTwo people are confirmed dead after a canoe carrying four people capsized in a reservoir near Los Gatos Sunday afternoon.